We are 2 mins walk from all amenities. Ideal for single/couples or business traveller wanting to explore Brisbane from a brilliant home base. There is supermarkets, cafes, pub, bakeries, health food, bulk bill medical, gyms, swimming pool, library, a stroll away.
Our place is large, private, beautifully furnished & comfortable for short or long term stays.
The apartment is private for your use only and has its own gated side access. It has everything you need for your stay. We have crim safe screens (although it’s a very safe neighbourhood) on all opening windows so you can keep the windows open for balmy breezes. Or, if you prefer, close the windows and chill out with aircon.
The walls and ceiling have been lined with sound reducing insulation and plasterboard which minimizes external noise and footsteps from upstairs, as well as providing good temperature control.
Queen size bed with pillow top mattress and 1000 thread count linen
Wardrobe with hangers and ample drawer space
TV & DVD player, over 70 DVD’s as well as magazines & the odd novel for quieter times in.
Large chaise lounge -2 people can stretch out comfortably
Air Con- which will flow through to bedroom
Full sized kitchen fully equipped for meal preparation (No deep frying please)
Full size oven, fridge/freezer
Italian coffee machine
Basic dry pantry supplies - tea, coffee, sugar, herbs, oils, vinegar, sauces, spices, flour etc
Large walk in shower
Shampoo, soaps, toilet paper, etc supplied
European Laundry with front load washer, washing powder (outside private clothes line), iron, ironing board,mop, vacuum etc
Corinda has been named in the top ten most livable suburbs in Australia. With its relaxed community vibe you will find everything you need without getting in your car.
The western suburbs of Brisbane are Brisbane’s most beautiful. From Corinda through to Chelmer (going towards the city) you will find lots of the beautiful iconic Queenslander houses - rambling timber constructions which wide shady verandahs.
For weekend explores Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is a short drive (3-4 Kim’s) away. Rocklea produce markets is a 5 minute drive or a short flat bike ride. Every Saturday morning this huge market provides fresh fruit & veg, cheeses, seafood,meats, fresh pasta etc. it’s a brilliant place to people watch over an excellent coffee, and eat breakfast from a multitude of street food vendors while enjoying some cool tunes from the live musicians. This is where the locals shop. Sunday’s the market provides new and second hand stalls with everything from vintage clothes to furniture, as well as the plethora of yummy street food.
Jump on the train and get off at the next stop (Sherwood) and stroll around the shady streets to Laural Avenue (Brisbane’s most exclusive Street) where the most beautiful traditional houses of Brisbane are to get a feel of how the other half lives. Or take a picnic/bbq to Sherwood Arboretum (5 mins walk from station) and relax under the massive Morton Bay figs by the river (picnic set in apartment)
NEARBY FACILITIES AND GETTING AROUND:
The train station is a couple of minutes walk from our house. You will need to buy a Go Card from a newsagents or at the station. This can also be used on the buses and the City Cat ferry. You can catch the Ferry from Toowong just down the road from the Toowong train station (about ten minute train ride from the apartment) and ride up and down the river exploring for a fun day out.
Indooroopilly Westfield is a ten minute train ride away and a short walk. The city can be reached by express train in 20minutes, where you can wander to Southbank parklands, or explore the city.
University of Qld is reached by catching the train to Indooroopilly and then the bus transfer to campus. Or, you can ride a bike to Yeronga and across the bike/pedestrian green bridge to uni.
Tennis Centre is a $7 uber ride away
PA Hospital is a 10-15 minute drive or bus ride